Frequently asked questions
What does Art From the Streets do?
The mission of Art From the Streets is to provide a safe and encouraging environment in which the positive spirit and creativity of homeless and formerly homeless people is nurtured through artistic expression, and to provide them with a source of pride and income through the sale of their work.
What percentage of my purchase goes to the artist?
Prices shown include Texas sales tax, shipping/handling and art supplies for the program. Artists receive 80% of the final price of the artwork.
Does the image on your site accurately represent what I will be sent?
We strive for a high degree of image accuracy. However, in some cases, the visual representation may be approximate, or prints may vary slightly.
Can I return work?
All sales are final, we rely on the efforts of volunteers to make these sales possible. Your purchase will positively affect an artist's life. Thank you for your support.
How do you ship the artwork?
UPS Ground. We package all artwork in sturdy mailing tubes to insure safe delivery. All shipments will be insured for amount of the sale.
What should I do if I receive a damaged piece of art?
We package all artwork in sturdy mailing tubes to insure safe delivery, so receiving damaged art is a rare occurrence. If you receive a damaged piece of art, contact us at Gallery@ArtFromTheStreets.Org. Please save the box and all packaging material; we must have these items in order to process the claim.
Do you ship internationally?
We are sorry but we are unable to ship artwork internationally at this time.
How many days will it take to arrive?
Artwork is typically shipped within three-five business days. Once your artwork is shipped, please allow three to five more business days for arrival.
Is my purchase tax deductible?
No, you receive the artwork in exchange for your payment. During the checkout process you will have the opportunity to include a donation to Art From the Streets, which is tax deductible to the extent applicable.